Morgan called in to ask if there were special loans available for people with disabilities. She wants to upgrade her kitchen and has a visual disability. I suggested she might want to go to the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development to see if there is a loanA Loan is an amount of money that is lent to a borrower, who agrees to repay it plus interestInterest is money charged for the use of borrowed funds. Usually expressed as an interest rate, it is the percentage of the total loan charged annually for the use of the funds.. program that might work for her. The 203(k) loan program can be used to upgrade a house to make it more accessible.
Here’s the link: http://18.104.22.168/search?q=cache:5qCEML1FpqgJ:www.hud.gov/groups/disabilities.cfm+american+disabilities+act+home+repair&hl=en&gl=us&ct=clnk&cd=1
Oct. 1, 2006